January 2018 Chapter Meeting

Posted: Nov 16, 2017

  • January 17, 2018
    7:00 am - 9:00 am

When: Wednesday January 17th

Time: 7:00AM-9:00AM

Location:  200 Taylor Avenue N, Seattle, WA 98109                    Best Western Executive Inn

Speaker: Jeff Birchfield Presentation Title: Deep water diving hazards & safety

Bio: Jeff has a background in Safety in the Commercial Construction Industry in Seattle, and is currently employed as the HSE manager for Global Diving. Jeff is also a  graduate of Divers Institute of Technology.   In addition to Jeff’s experience with Safety he also served in the United States Marine Corps and currently serves in the WA Army National Guard.  Jeff works hand in hand with Global’s Quality Assurance Manager and our Compliance & Claims Manager to ensure that Global’s safety program and policies are valid, up to date and effective in practice.


OSHA 500 Outreach Trainer

Divers Institute of Technology


Industry Associations:

American Society of Safety Engineers

Seattle  Vicinity Construction Safety Council

Puget Sound Area Construction Safety Summit

a few pieces of specialized diving equipment.

This should be a very exciting presentation – a little bit different than what we’ve had recently.



200 Taylor Avenue North, Seattle, Washington, 98109, United States